Top things to do

Top Choice Seafood in Leeward Coast

Fish Pot

This laid-back restaurant specializes in superfresh, simply prepared seafood (with some chicken and steak dishes), and is equipped with an open-air patio. Excellent homemade bread, and great starters from fish chowd…
Top Choice Beach in Leeward Coast

Mt Irvine Beach

This pretty public beach, 200m north of Mt Irvine Bay Hotel, has sheltered picnic tables and changing rooms, plus a beachside restaurant and bar, roti shacks and plenty of shade trees. Surfers migrate here from Dece…
Caribbean in Leeward Coast

Seahorse Inn Restaurant & Bar

Sitting alfresco amid a tropical setting overlooking the water, with the sound of waves crashing below, this upmarket restaurant specializes in gourmet Creole cuisine.
Birdwatching in Leeward Coast

Adventure Farm and Nature Reserve

Adventure Farm and Nature Reserve is a 5-hectare working organic estate that has retained about 1 hectare of wild area. This is home to a wealth of bird species, which flutter in en masse when a bell is rung to sign…
Beach in Leeward Coast

Stonehaven Bay

Northeast of Mt Irvine, this fabulous sweep of coarse yellow sand, also known as Grafton Bay, offers some good swimming and bodyboarding. A couple of large-scale hotels overlook the sand, one of which has a beach ba…
Beach in Leeward Coast

Mt Irvine Hotel Beach

Just south of the main Mt Irvine Beach, a turnoff from the main road leads to an adjoining swath of sand, where the swimming is a little better. A hotel-run bar and restaurant sells snacks and drinks, and rents loun…
Museum in Leeward Coast

Kimme’s Sculpture Museum

At the golf course, turn right off the main road onto Orange Hill Rd and you’ll see signs leading you to the blinged-out former home of Luise Kimme, a German sculptor who died in 2013 but who had lived in Tobago for…
Nature Reserve in Leeward Coast

Grafton Caledonia Wildlife Sanctuary

After Hurricane Flora in 1963, Brit Eleanor Alefounder converted her 36 hectares into a bird sanctuary. It has some short hiking trails and excellent birdwatching. Visitors can come to the reserve any time, but the …
Historic Site in Leeward Coast

Fort Bennett

Built by the British in 1778 to defend against US enemy ships, little remains of Fort Bennett other than a couple of cannons, but there’s a good view of the coast. It’s on a rocky hill at the north side of Stonehave…
Bar in Leeward Coast

Moon Over Water

In the center of Pleasant Prospect, this is a good place to hang out with folks. It has a surfer vibe and friendly clientele, and there are pool tables and dart boards. DJs play soca and reggae at weekends. Sports e…